This was according to a study done by the University of Totonto and published in Psychological Science. Leave a So your gaydar has to Cancel reply You must be logged in to post a comment. If people have 60 percent accuracy in identifying who is straight, it means that 40 percent of the time, straight people are incorrectly categorized.
Alert so your gaydar has to Enough: 09 Sep am More like the thought police, people like you and the author of the drivel in this article, and taxpayer money is being used to produce it. The viewers rated their sexual orientations on the same scale and the researchers found a significant correlation between where the people said they were on the scale and where they were perceived to be on the scale.
Alert moderator Trevor M: 08 Sep pm The only conceivable circumstance is if you want to ask someone out on a date.
This type of research further raises concerns about the potential for scenarios like the science-fiction movie Minority Reportin which people can be arrested based solely on the prediction that they will commit a crime. The so your gaydar has to generation are especially proud of their skill.
If you do, congratulations on being one of the sisters from Charmed. Alert moderator D: 09 Sep am Wow The problem is when people put it down to some pseudo-scientific "gaydar".
I suppose this article is addressing sexually stereotypical gay people then more so than the general public. Alert moderator Sarah: 09 So your gaydar has to pm At a recent party, I met a man called John and struck up a conversation. Problem was I couldn't explain to my dad why without telling him about myself.
Stereotyping humans into members of groups helped start civilizations as people could identify who belonged and wanted to belong. Alert moderator Harry: 09 Sep pm Popping up on the "gaydar" of so your gaydar has to people who people-watch for a bit of fun and sport is one thing.
It is condemning that is wrong. We should accept and not judge the differences. Assuming that no one cares and it is not any of your business in any case.